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Americas Cardroom Announces High Five Tournament Series

Americas Cardroom Announces High Five Tournament Series

Americas Cardroom has announced a 25 event series scheduled for the middle of November, with a super satellite “passport” tournament being hosted this weekend.

Bwin.Party Owners to Sell Their Company Shares

Bwin.Party Owners to Sell Their Company Shares

Once bwin.party’s NJ Internet gambling application is approved by the DGE, Ruth and James DeLeon will divest their 117 million shares of company stock.

Dara O´Kearney Leads UKIPT Isle of Man after Day 1A

Dara O´Kearney Leads UKIPT Isle of Man after Day 1A

The Isle of Man UKIPT Main Event got underway yesterday and, after eight levels of play on Day 1A, top Irish poker player Dara O´Kearney heads the field.

Delaware Rolls Out Online Gaming Trial Run

Delaware Rolls Out Online Gaming Trial Run

Although Delaware’s full iGaming rollout won’t happen until November 8th, its play-money faithful will be invited to play for real money starting today.

DTD and Sky Poker to Revive UK Poker Championships

DTD and Sky Poker to Revive UK Poker Championships

The old UK Poker Championships are going to be revived next February at Dusk till Dawn, with six championship bracelets and a Las Vegas package up for grabs.

Mohsin Charania Pulls Off Amazing WPT Paris Victory

Mohsin Charania Pulls Off Amazing WPT Paris Victory

Mohsin Charania pulled off one of the most amazing comebacks in live poker history to deny one-time massive chip leader Vasili Firsau victory in the WPT Paris.

Firsau Takes Huge Lead to WPT Paris Final Table

Firsau Takes Huge Lead to WPT Paris Final Table

Vasily Firsau benefitted from an astonishing day´s action to have more than half the chips in play as the WPT Grand Prix de Paris reaches its final table.

WPT Alpha8 London Won by Philipp Gruissem

WPT Alpha8 London Won by Philipp Gruissem

The £100,000 buy-in WPT Alpha8 London was won last night by Philipp Gruissem after the conclusion to the valuable event was dominated by German poker players.

John Ventre Wins WPT National London

John Ventre Wins WPT National London

Local cash game player John Ventre took down the WPT National Main Event in London last weekend, after besting 335 opponents in the accumulator tournament.

Viktor Blom Destroys Douglas Polk in Heads-Up Play

Viktor Blom Destroys Douglas Polk in Heads-Up Play

Sweden’s Viktor “Isildur1” Blom beats Douglas “WCGRider” Polk out of $1.2 million over a marathon seven hour heads-up session.

Tobias Reinkemeier Leads London Alpha8 Event

Tobias Reinkemeier Leads London Alpha8 Event

The two-day £100,000 buy-in WPT Alpha8 London got underway yesterday and, after seven levels of action, Germany´s Tobias Reinkemeier leads the field.

Vasily Firsau Heads Final 24 in WPT Paris Main Event

Vasily Firsau Heads Final 24 in WPT Paris Main Event

Vasily Firsau leads the remaining twenty-four players in the WPT Grand Prix de Paris Main Event – with the tournament still three places away from the money.